The Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx announced an official partnership with Socios.com, the leading global blockchain provider for the sports and entertainment industry.
Socios.com first entered the NBA this summer, however, the Lynx will be the blockchain provider’s first official WNBA partner.
As an official team partner beginning with the Timberwolves 2021-22 season and the Lynx 2022 season, Socios.com will have a digital presence and TV-visible signage, permanent basketpad inclusion, and custom fan polls presented by Socios.com, such as warm up music playlists and unique gameday giveaways across all social channels.
“This partnership is about the future and exploring and advancing fan engagement in innovative ways. The fan token potential in the NBA and WNBA is exciting and introduces a new level of unique team access to our fans,” Ethan Casson, CEO of Timberwolves and Lynx, said.
“We’re really pleased to welcome the Timberwolves and Lynx to Socios.com. We’re undergoing an extraordinary period of growth in the US and we look forward to helping fans of the Timberwolves and Lynx enjoy a closer connection to the teams they love. It’s also a privilege to announce the Lynx as our first WNBA partner,” Alexandre Dreyfus, CEO of Socios.com and Chiliz, said.